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Support Group

 

DUE TO THE COVID-19 VIRUS ALL IN-PERSON SUPPORT GROUPS HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED.

Online Virtual Support Groups and our 24/7 Stress Line are still available.

 

Virtual Support Groups

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Father's Support Group - Mondays at 12 pm

Open to any male caregiver - Facilitator Joel N.

Join us via Zoom on Mondays at 12 pm EST to connect with other fathers that share your challenges and get the support and feedback you need. Parents decide what to talk about in a judgement-free zone.

This group is open and new members are welcome to join at any time.

 

While this is a Parenting Support Group and not a Parenting Class, Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

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Parenting with DCF Support Group - Mondays at 4:30

Facilitator Jennifer R.

Join us via Zoom on Mondays at 4:30 pm EST to meet with other parents who share your experiences working with DCF. Parents decide what to talk about in a judgment-free zone.

This group is open and new members are welcome to join at any time.

While this is a Parenting Support Group and not a Parenting Class, Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

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Meetup Monday Parenting Connection - Mondays at 6

 Facilitator Colleen S.

Join us via Zoom on Mondays at 6 pm EST to connect with other parents that share your challenges and get the support and feedback you need. Parents decide what to talk about in a judgement-free zone.

This group is open and new members are welcome to join at any time.

While this is a Parenting Support Group and not a Parenting Class, Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

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Parenting with DCF Support Group - Tuesdays at 10

Facilitator Jennifer R.

Join us via Zoom on Tuesdays at 10 am EST to meet with other parents who share your experiences working with DCF. Parents decide what to talk about in a judgment-free zone.

This group is open and new members are welcome to join at any time.

While this is a Parenting Support Group and not a Parenting Class, Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

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Parenting Teens with Special Needs - Wednesdays at 12

Facilitators - Sara S. & Lori D.

Join us via Zoom on Wednesdays at 12 pm EST to connect with other parents that share your challenges and get the support and feedback you navigate the unique challenges of parenting a special needs teenager. Parents decide what to talk about in a judgement-free zone.

This group is open and new members are welcome to join at any time.

While this is a Parenting Support Group and not a Parenting Class, Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

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Single Parents Support Group - Wednesdays at 7

Facilitators - Bei C. & Heather R.

Join us via Zoom on Wednesdays at 7pm EST to meet with other parents who share your experiences parenting on their own. Parents decide what to talk about in a judgement-free zone.

This group is open and new members are welcome to join at any time.

While this is a Parenting Support Group and not a Parenting Class, Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

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Parenting with DCF Support Group - Thursdays at 12

Women Only Group  - Facilitator Joel N.

Join us via Zoom on Thursdays at 12 pm EST to meet with other parents who share your experiences working with DCF. Parents decide what to talk about in a judgment-free zone.

This group is open and new members are welcome to join at any time.

While this is a Parenting Support Group and not a Parenting Class, Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

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Parenting Teenagers Support Group - Fridays at 12

Facilitator Karan K.

Join us via Zoom on Fridays at 12 pm EST to connect with other parents that share your challenges and get the support and feedback you need as your parenting role changes during the teenage years.

This group is open and new members are welcome to join at any time.

While this is a Parenting Support Group and not a Parenting Class, Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

 

Support Groups with our Community Partners

 

These are Parenting Support Groups and not Parenting Classes.

Parents Helping Parents will provide a Certificate and Letter of Attendance for those participating in 8 or more groups.

Boston
Boston
Metro
Highway
Metro West
Boston

MCI - NORFOLK

Father's Group

BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY - WALTHAM

Parent's Group

Meets Weekly on Mondays

Currently Not Accepting New Members

At the Beach
Cape &
Islands

NANTUCKET COMMUNITY SCHOOL - NANTUCKET

Parent's Group

Meets Weekly on Tuesdays

Accepting New Members

Forest Hike
Northeast
Massachusetts

MIDDLESEX HOUSE OF CORRECTION - BILLERICA

 

Father's Group

PATHWAYS FOR CHILDREN -  GLOUCESTER

Parent's Group

Meets Weekly on Tuesdays at 5:15

Accepting New Members - Register Here

LAWRENCE/METHUEN COMMUNITY COALITION - FAMILY AND YOUTH INITIATIVE/PATCH - LAWRENCE

Parent's Group

Meets Wednesdays at 10 am

Accepting New Members - Register Here

Parents and Child
Western
Massachusetts

18 DEGREES - FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER - PITTSFIELD

 

Parent's Group

Meets Virtually on Mondays at 4:30 pm

Accepting New Members - Register Here

CLINICAL & SUPPORT OPTIONS - FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER - GREAT BARRINGTON 

 

Parent's Group

Meets Virtually on Fridays at 10 AM

Accepting New Members - Register Here

Happy Family
Central
Massachusetts

WE DO NOT CURRENTLY HAVE PROGRAMS IN CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS

If you would like to partner with Parents Helping Parents please contact us here

PLEASE NOTE OUR GROUPS ARE NOT OPEN TO OBSERVERS
AND ARE ONLY FOR PARENTS THAT NEED SUPPORT.

For more information or if you'd like to start a parent support group in your community,

contact Richie at richie@parentshelpingparents.org or 617-926-5008, ext 106.